A 21-year-old from Sherwood Park is facing some serious charges.
On Mar.6, the Strathcona County RCMP with the help of ALERT’s Internet Child Exploitation Unit arrested Aljon Pasuquin for possession and distribution of child pornography.
A number of computers and electronic devices were seized from a home for examination.
This investigation began in August 2017 when police received information about a Canadian using a social media account to upload and distribute the material.
Pasuquin is scheduled to appear in Sherwood Park Provincial Court on Tuesday (Mar.13).

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